>>> Aug. 23-29
Whistler Street Entertainment Aug 23-29
Free entertainment happens all week, at Village Square, Village Common, Town Plaza Gazebo, and Mountain Square. Presented by Tourism Whistler, this weeks performers include:
Yowza and Dots-A-Lot, a father-daughter clown duo who have been clowning around B.C. for over 13 years.
Sand Northrup, Whistler's favourite fool, who returns this week to
entertain with juggling and unicycling.
Gord Rutherford, with upbeat music appealing to a wide range of listeners. Covering material from as early as the 1930s, and up to current hits, he keeps you guessing what's next.
Yeeri the Magician.
The Fat Brothers, the biggest thing to come out of Australia ever! Look out for the 10-foot tall, five-foot wide Fat Brothers.
Friday, Aug. 23
Who: Wil Mimnaugh
Where: The Shack
CD release party for Calgary guitarist Wil Mimnaugh on his Gibson J45, for his latest, Both Hands. See article.
Who: Leanne Lamoureux and Phil Richard
Where: Crystal Lounge
Tonight and Saturday, catch singer-songwriter Lamoureux (back from touring) on guitar with musician Phil Richard at the Crystal Lounge. See article.
Who: Murphys Lagh
Where: Dubh Linn Gate
Celtic covers and originals from the band Murphys Lagh.
Who: Cuban Fire
Where: Kypriaki Norte
Live Cuban music every Friday and Saturday, flamenco guitar and a true Latino feel.
Who: Cameron Chu
Where: Bearfoot Bistro
Contemporary jazz from Chu. Casual and conversational-level jazz.
What: Das Boot Ballet
Where: Boot Pub
Live adult entertainment, Fridays at the Boot Pub.
CLUBS AND DJS
What: Fresh Fridays with DJ R3
Local spinster DJ R3 plays a mix of mainly hip hop (Eminem to Swollen Members), with a touch of R&B, every Friday night. Live mixing some nights. Turntabling delights, all the time, every week.
What: Superfunk with DJ Keph
Where: Maxx Fish
Whistlers rising star DJ Keph is back scratching with the power of Thors hammer.
What: Passion Fridays with DJ Erin
Where: Tommy Africas
"Passion" with Whistlers number one voted DJ Erin, playing an electrifying blend of sexy, funky house. Come see Tommys favourite go-go dancers groove the night away.
Who: DJ Derek
Where: Savage Beagle
A mix of Top 40 tonight and Saturday.
Who: DJ Peacefrog